Illini Media Board of Directors

Illini Media is overseen by a Board of Directors comprised of University of Illinois faculty and students and Illini Media alumni. We thank them for their hard work and leadership.


Jim Schlueter, IMC Board President
Retired Director of Communications, Boeing. Daily Illini executive sports reporter, 1977-1980

Julie Wurth Asmussen, IMC Board Vice President
Communications Specialist, Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment (iSEE). Daily Illini editor in chief, 1982

Carolina Garibay, IMC Board Secretary
Reporter, WBBM CBS Chicago. Daily Illini editor, 2020-2022

Chris Harlan, IMC Board Past-President
President and Chief Executive Officer, U of I Community Credit Union


Erik Riha
Marketing Director, Illini Union

Bob Epstein
Retired News Executive, NBC. WPGU assistant news director, program director, 1970-1974

Jennifer Owens
Communications Program Manager, National Organizing at SEIU. WPGU, 2000-2020.


Nour Longi

J.J. Kim

University of Illinois Law student, Daily Illini editor-in-chief, 2021

If you are interested in serving on our Board of Directors, please contact Jake Williams at [email protected].

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